OASW Lifetime Achievement Award

To recognize a social worker whose values, accomplishments and career reflect a passion, commitment and distinguished contribution to the social work profession.

Description: This award is presented to individuals who have demonstrated outstanding achievements and made contributions of a lasting impact to social work in Ontario.

Eligibility: All candidates must be members of OASW and must be registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers, or must have previously been a member of OASW for 10 or more years.

Selection Criteria:

  • Demonstrated outstanding achievements over a minimum of a 10-year career in social work.
  • Made contributions of lasting impact to the profession and the communities they have served.
  • Exhibited outstanding commitment to the social work profession and its values.